9 creative photo ideas to try in March

9 creative photo ideas to try in March 2014

Creative Photo Ideas for March: 09 Shoot a vertical panorama

Creative Photo Ideas for March: 09 Shoot a vertical panorama

Why not challenge yourself to compose strong pictures within the narrow confines of a high-rise picture?

Switch the camera to full Manual mode – that includes focusing, exposure and white balance – to ensure consistency across the final image.

To set the exposure, identify the brightest part of the scene and adjust the aperture, shutter speed and ISO to record detail.

Keep the camera horizontal so you get a larger file size, and overlap shots by 30%-40%. Use Photomerge in Photoshop later to blend.

SEE MORE: Vertorama tutorial – make enormous landscapes with extra impact

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* Shoot in raw to fine-tune exposure, colour and white balance without affecting the image quality.
* Use a tripod for sharp, repeatable results.
* High-resolution DSLRs such as the D800 enable you to crop single frames into a vertical panoramic format and still end up with a fairly large file.

Creative Photo Ideas for March: 01 Shoot a dewdrop flower refraction
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 02 Shoot portraits with props
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 03 Shoot outdoor art
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 04 Give slides a new lease on life
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 05 Shoot with a ring flash
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 06 Use the Orton Effect
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 07 Shoot a rainbow
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 08 Shoot a multiple exposure landscape
Creative Photo Ideas for March: 09 Shoot a vertical panorama

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